Carefully researched and thoughtfully presented, this work examines the history of the Bay and its watershed; and the environmental impact of human habitation from earliest times to the present. The discussion includes the multitude of problems facing the area, as the champions of conservation do battle with special-interests over how best to ‘save the Bay'.
The Chesapeake - An Environmental Biography
2000, John R. Wennersten. 288 pp. Hardcover